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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.

Idioms:

  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.